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Schleswig-Holstein

Applying for permission to navigate in waters not intended for shipping

Source: Zuständigkeitsfinder Schleswig-Holstein (Linie6PLus)

Service Description

If you need a permit to drive motor vehicles on waters that are not navigable for ships, you can apply for this under certain conditions.


Process flow
  • You submit an application to your local water authority.
  • The authority examines your application.
  • You will receive a notice of rejection or approval.
Who should I contact?

To the lower water authority.

Requirements

You must be authorized to drive a motor vehicle.

Which documents are required?
  • Personal details (identity card, boat license
  • Drive type of the boat (gasoline or electric motor)
  • Power of the boat (PS/KW)
  • Details of the body of water to be used
  • Disabled person's pass and fishing license, if applicable
What are the fees?

Administration fee: 50,00 - 500,00 EUR
Payment in advance: No
Fee framework according to tariff item 24.9 of the General Tariff of Fees.

What deadlines do I have to pay attention to?

There is no deadline.

Processing duration

The processing time depends on the individual case.

Legal basis
Appeal

Contradiction

What else should I know?
  • There is no legal entitlement to the granting of authorization.
  • You do not require a permit for the performance of tasks

    • watercourse maintenance
    • watercourse supervision
    • the hydrological measuring service
    • fisheries supervision
    • rescue services
    • the state police
    • the professional fishery.
  • Likewise, severely disabled persons who hold a fishing license do not require a permit to use a vehicle with an electric motor with a power output of up to 900 watts.
Author

The text was automatically translated based on the German content.

Technically approved by

Ministry for Energy Transition, Climate Protection, Environment and Nature

Professionally released on

06.06.2023

Process flow

  • You submit an application to your local water authority.
  • The authority examines your application.
  • You will receive a notice of rejection or approval.

Who should I contact?

To the lower water authority.

Requirements

You must be authorized to drive a motor vehicle.

Which documents are required?

  • Personal details (identity card, boat license
  • Drive type of the boat (gasoline or electric motor)
  • Power of the boat (PS/KW)
  • Details of the body of water to be used
  • Disabled person's pass and fishing license, if applicable

What are the fees?

Administration fee: 50,00 - 500,00 EUR
Payment in advance: No
Fee framework according to tariff item 24.9 of the General Tariff of Fees.

What deadlines do I have to pay attention to?

There is no deadline.

Processing duration

The processing time depends on the individual case.

Legal basis

Appeal

Contradiction

What else should I know?

  • There is no legal entitlement to the granting of authorization.
  • You do not require a permit for the performance of tasks

    • watercourse maintenance
    • watercourse supervision
    • the hydrological measuring service
    • fisheries supervision
    • rescue services
    • the state police
    • the professional fishery.
  • Likewise, severely disabled persons who hold a fishing license do not require a permit to use a vehicle with an electric motor with a power output of up to 900 watts.

Author

The text was automatically translated based on the German content.

Technically approved by

Ministry for Energy Transition, Climate Protection, Environment and Nature

Professionally released on

06.06.2023

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